BERWYN, Pa., May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that the Board of Directors has elected Brian A. Hoffmann as Vice President and General Manager of the Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Division within AMETEK Aerospace & Defense.
"I am pleased to announce Brian's promotion to Vice President and General Manager. Brian brings extensive general management experience, as well as strong operational and engineering expertise to his new position. We expect him to play a key role in the continued growth and success of our aerospace MRO business," commented David A. Zapico, Chief Executive Officer.
Since joining AMETEK in 2005, Mr. Hoffmann has served as Divisional Vice President and Business Unit Manager for AMETEK Power Instruments within the Power Systems and Instruments Division. Prior to AMETEK, he held engineering, operations and general management roles with Danaher, as well as engineering positions with Cincinnati Milacron.
Mr. Hoffmann holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Connecticut and a Master of Business Administration from Bryant University.
AMETEK is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electro-mechanical devices with annual sales of $4.0 billion. AMETEK's Corporate Growth Plan is based on Four Key Strategies: Operational Excellence, Strategic Acquisitions, Global & Market Expansion and New Products. AMETEK's objective is double-digit percentage growth in earnings per share over the business cycle and a superior return on total capital. The common stock of AMETEK is a component of the S&P 500 Index.
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